Ground War Returns in the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Beta Update

Ground War Returns in the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Beta Update ...

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 beta weekend 2 has been patched by Infinity Ward. The game will be launched tomorrow, September 24th, at 10 am PT, and will conclude on the 26th at the same time.

Patch notes for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2's beta weekend 2

PSA! These are the weapons you can Gunsmith during the Beta: M4 M16 Hurricane Lachmann Sub Lachmann-762 FTAC Recon LM-S RAPP H 556 Icarus

Infinity Ward (@InfinityWard) will be announced on September 16, 2022.

Get the whole patch notes here:

MAPS is a collection of maps that are used across the globe.

  • Introducing two new battle maps:Sariff BayandSaid.
  • For more on both of these maps, check out the full blogs for each:


  • Ground War is back! Enjoy up-to 32v32 combat with brand new vehicles and dynamic combat.
  • Introducing our Sandbox TDM, Invasion (or what we like to call the Shipment of Ground War). Invasion pits two teams of 20 players and 20 AI against each other. With large maps, 80 combatants, water play, ground vehicles, air vehicles and more its absolute chaos!
  • Third Person Moshpit is returning for Weekend Two.


  • Weve made adjustments to player visibility that should make enemy targets easier to spot.


  • The perk earn rate will remain the same for the start of Beta Weekend One. Once all platforms are open, we will be increasing the earn rate significantly.


  • Decreased the overall distance from which you could hear enemy and ally footsteps
  • Mixed the volume of local and non-local player slide sounds to be more in-line with other movements
  • Added an equalizer to soften ally footsteps versus enemy footsteps, making enemy audio more distinct
  • Adjusted mix presets particularly the mix of ambient sounds, which will make footsteps slightly less pronounced


Reconcile of the FTAC

  • Reduced damage while in full-auto
  • Increased full-auto recoil
  • Minor headshot damage reduction

Hurricane, a tropical storm, has sparked a storm.

  • Reduced damage at distance
  • Lower headshot multiplier


  • Minor recoil increase
  • Minor headshot reduction
  • Minor hipfire spread increase

M4 is a four-wheel drive automobile.

  • Minor hipfire spread increase

M16 is a 16-gauge automobile manufacturer.

  • Minor hipfire spread increase


  • Minor hipfire spread increase

Subs: Lachmann

  • Minimum damage reduction
  • Minor headshot damage reduction

Weekend One's list of gunsmithable weapons remains the same for Weekend Two (see tweet above).

MAPS is a term used to refer to various aspects of computing.

  • Valderas Museum has returned following fixes to lighting
  • Patched various geo on Farm 18, Breenburgh Hotel, and Mercado Las Almas


  • Weve addressed a number of UX bugs including Gunsmith and progression issues. The level cap for Weekend Two is level 30. If you played in Weekend One, your progress should carry over to Weekend Two.
  • We are also working on a number of UI and UX improvements for launch.